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2014-07-22 04:20:24

GOTHENBERG, Sweden, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - World's first auto brake when turning in front of an oncoming vehicle - World's first solution focusing on accidental road departure - Most advanced standard safety package on the market - With Photo Volvo Cars' all-new XC90 - which will be revealed in August - will offer the most comprehensive and technologically sophisticated standard safety package available in the automotive...

2014-07-08 04:20:21

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - All-wheel drive, seven seats and ultra-low emissions of around 60 g/km - Up to 400 hp and 640 Nm of torque - New Volvo-developed Twin Engine technology Volvo Car's all-new XC90 will offer an unrivalled combination of power and clean operation when it is launched later this year. The all-wheel drive, seven seater offers drivers up to 400 horsepower but with carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions of...

2014-06-25 16:21:04

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volvo Car Group joins the Open Automotive Alliance Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) has joined the Open Automotive Alliance to make the Android smartphone platform available to drivers through its new ground-breaking user interface. This move brings together one of the world's most progressive car companies and the world's most popular smartphone platform, developed by Google. To view the Multimedia...

2014-06-05 04:20:11

UPPSALA, Sweden, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dirac Unison sound optimization technology sets the bar for automotive and high performance audio manufacturers seeking to deliver a lifelike listening experience to consumers Audio technology provider Dirac today announced the unveiling of Dirac Unison, a highly advanced sound optimization technology for automotive applications as well as high performance audio and home theater systems. Beyond the boundaries of traditional...

2014-05-27 04:20:15

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First look at the new interior Full external reveal will be made in August One of the most anticipated car launches of recent years - Volvo's all-new XC90 - begins today. Volvo Cars has created a launch programme that will unveil the car from the inside out, meaning that it will start by disclosing the many new interior features of the car and culminate in the full...

2014-03-03 12:20:49

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volvo Car Group and Apple Inc. are joining forces to make Apple's widely-used and hugely admired operating system available to drivers, bringing together one of the world's most progressive car companies and the world's most famous technology company. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/65022-volvo-and-apple-forge-global-alliance The alliance promises to transform...

2014-02-20 04:20:09

GOTHENBURG, Sweden and BARCELONA, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volvo Cars demonstrates the potential of connected cars with deliveries direct to people's cars - Over half of people (60%) experienced delivery problems through online shopping last year - Failed first-time deliveries cost the industry an estimated EUR1billion in re-delivering costs - Digital keys now make it possible to transform the car into a pickup...

2014-01-14 12:20:45

- Parkmobile app offers Volvo drivers an easy way to pay for parking ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parkmobile, a leading provider of services that enable users to pay for parking from their smartphones, has announced its app is compatible with Volvo Sensus Connect. With a few pushes of the node, drivers will be able to pay for a parking space with an on-file credit or debit card, eliminating the need to touch their mobile phone while driving. (Logo:...

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2013-12-04 19:32:18

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Volvo is pulling up to the worldwide competition of self-driving vehicles, or autonomous cars. The Swedish-based (and Chinese-owned) auto manufacturer began a large-scale autonomous driving project, involving 100 self-driving Volvo cars on public roads. Tests will be conducted during everyday driving conditions around the Swedish city of Gothenburg. The company is naming the test "Drive Me -- Self-driving cars for sustainable...


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